Posts Tagged: Fabrics

Herriot by Skopos

Autumn 2021 sees the launch of the new upholstery collection, Herriot by Skopos. Find out more about Skopos Four timeless designs come together in a wool-look quality, developed specifically for the contract sector with the added benefit of a waterproof layer, antimicrobial protection and soil resist. Inspired by the natural wilderness of the Moors and… Read More >

29 September 2021

The Power of Working Together, Camira’s New Inspiration Book Pays Tribute to Collaboration

In their recent digital inspiration book, New Perspectives, global textile manufacturer Camira pay tribute to creativity, cooperation and community in a trend titled ‘The Collaborator.’ A celebration of their past, present and future collaborative partners, the story is filled with fabrics and products created in harmony with multi-disciplinary designers and manufacturers. We spoke with Lynn… Read More >

24 August 2021

Agua’s Five Best Selling Healthcare Fabrics

If you read the piece published recently by Managing Director, Suzanne Ralton on Agua’s long-standing specialisation in the healthcare sector, you’ll hopefully have gathered that many of Agua’s high-performing upholstery fabrics feature characteristics that lend themselves to healthcare interiors. To help you understand what these characteristics are, Agua have pulled together an edit of their… Read More >

21 June 2021

Sekers Launch Wabi Sabi and Urmia

Leading supplier of quality contract furnishing fabrics, Sekers, is pleased to announce the launch of two new collections, WABI SABI & URMIA. With a deep understanding of the durability and safety requirements of the contract market, Sekers provides stocked ranges of luxurious fabrics with a selection of textures, patterns and colours suitable for upholstery, curtains… Read More >

18 June 2021

What We Have Learnt About the Healthcare Sector

Agua Fabrics’ MD, Suzanne Ralton, has more than 20 years of experience in supplying high-performance upholstery fabrics to the healthcare sector. Here, she shares some of the things she’s learned at the helm of her family’s business. [Find Agua Fabrics on the BCFA Product Finder]  “At Agua, we’ve always worked within the healthcare sector in… Read More >

17 June 2021

Why Choose Flame Retardant Velvet Polyester?

There is something about the soft, luxurious comfort of velvet that has the power to elevate any room. Reinventing interior trends across centuries, velvet remains timeless in design as one of the most popular fabric materials. Sprucing vibrant designs in bedrooms, living rooms and public spaces, using velvet can elegantly gravitate comfort into any atmosphere…. Read More >

8 June 2021

Webinar: Healthcare & Hospitality Specification: Antimicrobial Textiles

As a central part of the Design Insider healthcare content campaign we invited Jacqui Smith, Managing Director at HomeSmiths Ltd and Phil Hopkins, Head of Customer Service & Projects at Panaz to discuss specifying interior furnishings for the healthcare and hospitality sectors, including the benefits and considerations of using antimicrobial fabrics. Watch the webinar in… Read More >

17 May 2021

Sunda by Sekers

Earlier this week, Design Insider shared Seker’s new launch, Cortona (see here). We are excited to announce that Sekers have also launched SUNDA, a versatile collection of wide-width sheers, ranging from subtle gauzes to gossamer fine plains. [Find Sekers on the BCFA Product Finder] Sunda is available in a refined palette of sophisticated neutrals, cool… Read More >

19 March 2021